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KBCW
Nov 24, 2012 10:00pm PST
by the clothier barren who says the economy has been tough on small businesses. >> so anything we can do to help us out, bring attention to our cause, if you will, is that much better. >> reporter: the next big marketing day is cyber monday and adobe marketing says that day alone should bring in $2 billion. reporting live, don knapp, cbs 5. >>> hamas deployed more police to the gaza border with israel. the rare move by the group in control of the gaza strip followed intervention by egyptian mediators. they urged both sides to preserve the truce that ended eight days of fierce exchange of fire between israel and hamas. the extra police presence is intended to keep gaza residents away from the fence that is secured by israeli soldiers. >>> protestors are once again gathering tahrir square in cairo. people are angry about president mohammed morsi giving himself nearly absolute power. as cbs 5 reporter ines ferre tells us -- >> reporter: demonstrators ran from egyptian police who launched tear gas cannisters into the crowd. it's the second day of protests over president morsi's decree giving him swe
CBS
Nov 24, 2012 11:00pm PST
by this man, who says the economy has been tough on small businesses. >> so anything we can do to help bring attention to our cause is that much better. >> reporter: there's one more big marketing day. it's cyber monday. that's the day after tomorrow. and one firm is predicting that on that day alone, internet buying will total $2 billion. reporting live in walnut creek, don knapp, cbs 5. in egypt today, a prominent opposition leader accused president morsi of giving himself the powers of a pharaoh. they called the expansion of his powers an unprecedented attack on judicial independence. >> reporter: the protests continued today in egypt, though they were much smaller than yesterday. egyptians who believe that president mohammed morsi has made a brazen power grab clashed with authorities. but many supported president morsi's expanded role. the spokesperson says it's temporary and not democrat because mr. morsi won 52% of the vote in the presidential election. >> it's everywhere. democracy is, of course -- after the election, it's over. they would all have to wait for years for the one who i
NBC
Nov 25, 2012 6:00am PST
where they can. >> the factors that are behind these numbers relate primarily to the economy and, as we all know, the economy is still sluggish but there is improvement. >> reporter: aaa estimates 45% of travelers left the wednesday before thanksgiving with 36% returning today and another 25% returning on monday. and if the big travel day before thanksgiving was any indication, it could be a long journey home. this is what it looked like on the 405 in los angeles on the big getaway day with traffic backed up for miles. and on thanksgiving morning, as drivers headed out on i-10 east outside beaumont, texas, dense fog caused a deadly chain reaction pileup involving 100 vehicles. husband and wife, vincent and debbie leggieo, were killed. 100 people injured and the trail of twisted wreckage stretched for two miles. and now forecasters say more fog and even snow in parts of the midwest and northeast could make it a little tougher getting home after a long holiday weekend. and, again, the roads along the new jersey turnpike this hour so far so good but later today, erica, this could be a virt
NBC
Nov 27, 2012 7:00am PST
for that the economy is finally on the mend? we're going to ask a guy who just might be the best investor ever to walk this earth. how is that for an introduction. >> pretty good. >> warren buffett, glad to have you here. >> all right. an important health warning. if you've having a grapefruit or grapefruit juice for breakfast this morning, it can have serious, even fatal side effects, if you're using certain medications. dr. nancy snyderman will be here to explain that. >> a lot of medications take. like mother, like daughter. anna nicole smith's little girl is modeling for the clothing brand guess just like her mother did. we'll have more on that story. >>> we're also going to tell you about a recent health scare for oprah winfrey. >> we want to begin with cyber monday, big success. diana alvear is live from phoenix at the amazon.com fulfillment center. good morning to you. >> reporter: lots of happy faces on the floor this morning. now that it's clear the consumers were out in full force, shopping with their laptops, their devices, turning amaz amazon.com into their top online destination. whether
ABC
Nov 23, 2012 11:00pm PST
. hopefully that will help the economy here in downtown. >> now, with no end in sight, the nhl canceled all games through mid-december. still many here are optimistic that the sharks will take to the ice again before the end of the year. live in san jose, cornell bernard, abc7 news. >> thank you. >>> it was a perfect evening for christmas tree lighting around the bay area this evening. 25,000 people, double of last year's attendance crowded into san francisco's union square for tonight's annual tree lighting ceremony. th is the 23rd straight year for the macy's sponsored tree lighting. 33,000 lights and 1100 ornaments covered the 83-foot tree. >>> at california's great america in santa clara, the second annual global winter wonderland is under way. lights, plan -- lanterns and the lighting of the spectacular display. this is the only u.s. stop for the wonderland that features face painters, jugulars, fire dancers and fire eaters. love the fire eaters. >>> still to come, chaos across the country as millions turned out to get in on the black friday deals. we'll show you some of the biggest sp
KICU
Nov 26, 2012 7:00pm PST
, to look over the so-called fiscal cliff. some existing tax cuts will expire. that could slow the economy or even move it back into recession. up until now, republicans have been unwilling to consider raising taxes, something that democrats say has to change. >> as president eisenhower says, there will have to be compromises and seeking the middle of this rote isn't just acceptable, it's the only way forward. >> most republicans signed a pledge to never raise taxes, but gop law makers say that now they'll have to put that pledge aside for the good of the nation. >>> on wall street, the markets.finished mixed, nasdaq gained nine, apple leading the way up 8%. >>> shareholders. some analysts had suggested that investigators are underestimate's facebook's growth potential from ad revenue. the stock gained 8% today but is still well below its public offering price. six months ago, the company went public with an ipo price of $38 a share. >>> securities and exchange commission. walters who's a democrat serves as a democrat, she takes over for mary shapiro, shapiro leaves next month in the wake
FOX
Nov 21, 2012 12:00pm PST
. >> they are hurting themselves and the other people, the drivers, the economy. i mean, keep on working. do what you can do. >> reporter: a spokesperson for the port said thanksgiving week is one of their busiest times of the year with trucks moving merchandise for the upcoming holiday season and yesterday's strike only mind the delays worse. but the spokesman told me operations at the port are slowly returning to normal. alex savidge, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> in about an hour, one suspect in a violent string of crimes last week will face a judge for the first time. 26-year-old jonathan wilbanks faces charges of murder, attempted murder and attempted robbery. he and another man still on the loose are accused of four robberies, a deadly attempted carjacking and a shooting that injured an officer friday night. the two were seen on surveillance video at the 7-11 where a man was shot and killed because he could not give up his car. a $20,000 reward is being offered for anyone with information leading to the arrest of the second man. >>> the heavy rain has moved out of the bay area. but still some moistu
KRON
Nov 26, 2012 5:00pm PST
slowly improving with the u.s. economy. >> it is not the highest error has been but as high as a was before the recession started. maybe now we are at a normal point. >> how much people spending the thanksgiving weekend can be an important indicator for the entire season. one- fifth of retail sales comes from holiday shopping. it is too soon to tell what this means for the overall economic picture. >> consumers are spending more than they did last year. it is good news but at the same time it is a small amount of total goods and services produced. it is a weekend of fact. is it a trend that will continue? if it continues next year it would suggest that we are getting out of this. we don't know that yet. >> the national retail federation is predicting $586 billion, up 4% from 2011. they may have to adjust the forecast once more is known about whether and not government leaders will be able to avert the fiscal cliff. >> taxes go up for everyone, less money to spend and you don't buy anything. >> one of the benefits of shopping on line is that you can do it from just about anyw
KBCW
Nov 25, 2012 8:30am PST
's not over ye, it's still a very tricky economy in ca (anchors react to pkg) huge powerball jackp . >>> now on to governor brown. what do you think we will see with him in the coming year. >> well, he solved the problem of whether or not to run for re- election, but if california becomes the number one state in the country on recovery side, first to solve the problem on the finance side. he has take an first step to do that. the next step will be can you keep local publics from going bankrupt. he will do that, as well. you will see a dramatic change in the employment category for california. when all that happens jerry will be able to go across the nation saying i didn't follow my need. >> nonif i should take off right now. the idea of him running for president yet again? what do you think? >> the country is open to lots of possibilities, i think, but a buddhist president, an 80-something-year-old buddhist president, i don't think we are ready for that. >> you don't see him doing that anymore. >> that is true, but -- . >> he is quoting the bible more. >> so, maybe he is running fo
NBC
Nov 25, 2012 7:00am PST
're looking at. >> let's look at st. claire county. it's typical of other economies as well. you travel from one end to the other in an hour. it's a relatively compact area. 15 cities. there are 34 school districts. there are 12 police departments. 11 fire departments in a fairly compact county. reformers would say by merging of these governments we would have fewer fire chiefs, police chiefs, school superintendents and high paid assistants and specialized equipment would be better used as well from one place to another. the released funds could be used to hire more teachers, hire more police, fire personnel, to make government more efficient and productive. >> i want to make everyone hears you clearly. getting rubbing there. we'll hear you better now. i can guess one reason why there might be some pushback. when you merge departments and there are powerful service unions that may not like the idea. where else might people push back on this? >> some of the biggest layoffs would be at the upper end where you get merged superintendents. those are big ticket positions that can buy a lot of posi
NBC
Nov 25, 2012 11:00pm PST
that could be helping the economy. brian moore, nbc news, washington. >>> former hp executive and republican political activist says the nation's wealthy need to know they will need to pay more. >> taxing the wealthy is not a process of addressing our great opportunities and challenges. so, as uncommon as it is for republicans to say we will put revenue on the table and i think john boehner was crystal clear that revenue is on the table. the president needs to say here's my grand vision. >> she says the president should focus on addressing the issues that would jump start small business and encourage entrepreneurs. >>> the nhl lockout turned ten weeks old and business s are hurting. many bars and restaurants rely on customers that come in on game days. on friday the nhl announced the cancellation of games through december 14th. henry's high life is one of the businesses starting to feel the pinch. >> the gooim nights the games would be scheduled tuesdays and thursdays, business is down 50%. a huge impact for us and a lot of servers and bartenders aren't making the money we used to make and w
ABC
Nov 28, 2012 4:00pm PST
. but what are they doing about it? >> at the top of the wish list, a deal to a voice sending the economy over the fiscal cliff. >> my hope is to get this done before christmas. >> today, the president joined by middle income earners reaching out to the administration about keeping taxes low. >> if congress does nothing, every family in america will see their taxes go up at the beginning of next year. >> the white house is urging americans to use social media to push congress to act. keying in on $2000 tax increase going into affect next year for the average family of four. >> what is that again? my two? k. tweet use, my 2 k or e mail. post it on member of congress's facebook wall. do what it takes to communicate a sense of urgency. >> they may not agree on details but house speaker john boehner and house minority leader agree on one thing. failure is not on the table. >> going over fiscal cliff will hurt our economy. >> boehner said republicans are committed to a compromise. >> rinz are willing to put revenue on the table. >> so hard ball politics were left to house majority leador eric
FOX
Nov 21, 2012 5:00pm PST
the entire bay area economy, tonight at 10. complete bay area news coverage. well, inside the brewer, there's a giant staircase. and the room is filled with all these different kinds of coffee. actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply. keurig. >>> complete bay area news coverage continues. this is ktvu channel 2 news. >>> he came into court today hunched over with an expression that never changed. he is a suspect accused of getting into a shoot-out with police last week in san jose. and also killing a man who he and another suspect were allegedly trying to carjack. ktvu was in the courtroom today. >> reporter: well, san jose is getting ready to celebrate thanksgiving, but police homicide detectives won't get much of a chance to enjoy it. they'll be working straight through the holiday, searching for that suspect on the run. it was just a few hours ago that his alleged accomplice made his first court appearance. a shackled 26-year-old jonathan dawson shuffled into superior court this afternoon, keeping his head down, rarely changing his somber express. he was captured a
FOX
Nov 22, 2012 5:00pm PST
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NBC
Nov 27, 2012 6:00am PST
'll have to spend and boost the economy. >> exactly. everyone might turn a little more conservative with their spending, at least this holiday season. whose side do you think the public is on? >> reporter: well, it depends on who you ask. now, there is a new survey out that says 65% of the public agrees with republicans saying we shouldn't raise tax rates, we should instead close up these loopholes and limit tax deductions. but keep in mind the winston group is also headed by david winston, who's a gop operative. very close to speaker boehner. so you have to watch these public opinion surveys because obviously sometimes the groups by whom they're done have an interest in what the outcome is. >> we know the president spoke with boehner this weekend, they decided to keep that under wraps. when does the president meet with congressional leaders again? >> reporter: we don't know. they had that one meeting before thanksgiving. they were supposed to do it again sometime this week. hasn't been scheduled yet. >> got to roll up the sleeves, crunch the numbers, get it done. >>> also this morn
NBC
Nov 21, 2012 5:00pm PST
of the situation of the economy. so but now this is like helped out a real lot. >> reporter: and the number of people needing help is growing daily. >> yesterday we signed up 74 new families who have never before needed help. they've come to sacred heart yesterday. on monday we signed up 81 new families. >> reporter: here at ristorante don giovanni in mountain view, people will pull up chair to enjoy free fine dining tomorrow, which is why today chefs are busy cooking up 125 turkeys, and volunteers are peeling potatoes. restaurant owner john acaya has been opening his doors and offering the feast for 23 years. >> we make sure nobody goes hungry, and we make sure everybody is welcome in here. it doesn't matter who they are, no question asked. >> reporter: the kurdish immigrant says he has so much to be thankful for. he is happy so many people who would otherwise be alone this thanksgiving consider his restaurant home. the feast at don giovanni's restaurant in mountain view will begin tomorrow morning at 10:30 and run until 4:00 in the afternoon. and once again, turkey sandwiches will be hand
NBC
Nov 26, 2012 4:30am PST
to washington for an update. >>> plus the one indicator this morning that the economy is not yet feeling the holiday spirit. >>> and what 49ers coach jim harbaugh is now saying about the team's quarterback controversy. next. >> a quarterback that has a lot of experience. >>> welcome back. a good cyber monday to you. take a look at this. that is the distribution center for amazon. you wonder how everything goes out all orderly? bet you've got a lot of worker bees there. no doubt they'll be pretty busy. cyber monday, so many people jump online but it's turned into a season of jump online all the time finding those good deals. we'll have more about that coming up in just a bit. >>> this morning lawmakers on capitol hill say they are working hard and fast to avoid that so-called fiscal cliff. if a budget deal is not met by the end of next month, automatic tax increases and spending cuts will kick in for all americans. danielle leigh is here with signs of a compromise. >> reporter: back from their turktu turkey dinners, lawmakers say they are refreshed and ready to compromise. republicans hav
ABC
Nov 23, 2012 4:00pm PST
count america's economy made up of 23 million small businesses such as ones at burlingame. on this black friday, many of them being overshadowed but shoppers at malls and now, major chains cut putting squeeze on them, on mean streets of the bay area. locales call it the avenue, however, it's a cluster ofzç$r boutiques and shops, now dominated by chains, ones often found in malls and on this black friday, those chains have brought predatory pricing that threatened viability of shops owned by four generations of the same family. >> everybody talks about black friday. 50%. >> i cannot do that. people come here because they want to stay away from malls. they don't want a part of it. that saved me. >> main streets find consumers have grown accustomed to and expect rock bottom prices.. >> people are looking for prices. there are some people that we have. that is how we are surviving here. but not everybody, anyone. >> a campaign to get shoppers to support the stores owned by sole pro pry tores. >> you do like to support those. you get a small coffee shop and people that like to support the lo
ABC
Nov 24, 2012 1:05am PST
it will be an amazing opportunity for families to enjoy the holidays. hopefully that will help the economy here in downtown. >> now, with no end in sight, the nhl canceled all games through mid-december. still many here are optimistic that the sharks will take to the ice again before the end of the year. live in san jose, cornell bernard, abc7 news. >> thank you. >>> it was a perfect evening for christmas tree lighting around the bay area this evening. 25,000 people, double of last year's attendance crowded into san francisco's union square for tonight's annual tree lighting ceremony. th is the 23rd straight year for the macy's sponsored tree lighting. 33,000 lights and 1100 ornaments covered the 83-foot tree. >>> at california's great america in santa clara, the second annual global winter wonderland is under way. lights, plan -- lanterns and the lighting of the spectacular display. this is the only u.s. stop for the wonderland that features face painters, jugulars, fire dancers and fire eaters. love the fire eaters. >>> still to come, chaos across the country as millions turned out to get in
CBS
Nov 24, 2012 5:30pm PST
about $500. >> any more on you? >> probably. >> reporter: from what i've seen the economy is picking up but most small business owners i talked to wish that small business saturday could be every day. reporting from burling game, patrick sedillo, cbs 5 early edition. >>> president obama and his daughters celebrated small business saturday by shopping at the independent bookstore. mr. obama, sasha and malia did christmas shopping in arlington, virginia. the president apparently looked up a title on the checkout counter and bought 15 children's books that will given to family members. >>> one man's convenience is another man's annoyance. people in one town were upset with a neighborhood 7/11 being opened at all hours so they took them to court. and won. but cbs 5 reporter christin ayers explains the fight isn't over yet. >> reporter: it started two and a half years ago. this fairfax convenience store that was supposed to be open from -- well, 7:00 to 11:00 open 24/7. >> come out on your front porch and you see them. >> reporter: you might have guessed the couple who lives next door wasn't
FOX
Nov 22, 2012 5:00am PST
poverty rate. >> reporter: cutting food stamps should not be an option until the economy improves. they are expected to take it up after the thanksgiving break. in washington allison burns, in washington ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> look at all those wild turkeys in danville there. some bay area residents say turkeys are invading their yards and leaving droppings on their cars. it is also a serious problem after hitting a flock of turkeys. they recommend using a water hose to shoe them from your home. >> the sacramento information could curb funds. it allows manufacturers to curb production by giving them the option of purchasing credits to keep greenhouse gases above a certain cap. >>> and they are making arrests over blackout wednesday. and the number of dui arrests coming up in the city and where fights broke out, we will have more and explain. >> and we have some problems but as people are heading out, it looks pretty good. >> yes, one of the things i want to let you know, interstate 580 is back open again after the police activity and it went along and take a look at the
FOX
Nov 22, 2012 10:00pm PST
economy. >>> our folks just back in 2008 felt the recession first. they'll feel the effects of coming out of it the last. >>> saint anthony's has been providing thanksgiving dinner for 63 years. and a few blocks away at clyde, the reverend williams has been feeding families for 50 years. >> the homeless and the poor and the people that are destitude get their needs meant at least several days of the year. >> they served several meals. reverend williams says it is important to give during the holidays. they need people's time all year. >> that's why the volunteers help. don't come on thanksgiving and christmas but come during the week of every year. >> of course the thanksgiving meals served today at saint anthony's special but in another sense another meal because the lines will be formed here tomorrow as they are every day of the year. in san francisco, ken prichard, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> and ktvu.com has a list of charities that need your help this holiday season. look under hot topics on our home page. >>> a beautiful thanksgiving across the entire bay area but with the clear skies
FOX
Nov 26, 2012 6:00am PST
take. there is a 4% increase because of an improving economy and we have just a quick shot out. one of -- shout out. one of our tweeters is number 25 in the bcs poll. >> wow. good for them. >>> and the search for a missing 16-year-old in the waters of humboldt county, we will bring you the latest on this tragedy. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn't have back problems. you kids have got it too good if you ask me. [ male announcer ] now u-verse high speed internet has more speed options, reliability and ways to connect. rethink possible. . >>> welcome back, authorities have stopped looking for a 16- year-old boy who was swept into the ocean in humboldt county. the boy and his two parents went into the water to try and save their dog. both parents drowned and was pronounced dead at the scene. they called off the search for the boy and the dog survived. >>> looking at washington d.c., crews out there, see that big crane, they are waiting for t
KRON
Nov 21, 2012 6:00am PST
economy making an impact on thanksgiving. tight family finances mean many americans get their summer vacations this year and rely on relatives for air fare. airlines are struggling to save a money on fuel. and that led to a jump and air fare and also higher gas prices for a thanksgiving. aaa says the number of travelers will be just little up from last year. >> consumers are thinking about drbuying a tablet. anyone planning on buying one of those devices should probably hold back to be able to get a tablet. apple leads the list by 25 percent of people polled. 15 percent said >> they will buy amazon kindle fire and only 8 percent named the new ipad mini as their first choice. eight percent said they are looking into the microsoft surfaced tablet. >> i will get the ipad. the average american family will spend about $50 on thanksgiving dinner this year. the price of a thanksgiving dinner for 2012 increased just slightly. it went from $49.27 from last year. the drought has not seen in retail just yet but will hit the hardest in the next three to six months. a look outside at the bay brid
KRON
Nov 26, 2012 8:00pm PST
understand the fiscal cliff is a scary and a series of living tax hikes. it could damage the economy. president obama has been pressuring congressional leaders to reach a compromise that increases taxes on wealthy americans. a handful of republicans are suggesting they might break their pledge to never vote for higher indicate taxes. >> and for the good of the country only if democrats would do a title that. >> the pledge that we signed 18-20 years ago but the world has changed. >> is music to the ears of the white house but disturbing to this man. the anti-tax crusader that cut republicans to tax no tax- agreement. it >> if you want to go to your voters and say i promised to this and i am breaking the promise you have that conversation. >> if he seems confident so for these numbers are not on his side. 258 members of congress that have signed the pledge with only one half dozen have publicly expressed doubts about it. the test of weather they are were ready to break the tax increase will, in the next six weeks. catherine heenan, kron 4. >> the state of york is requesting nearly $42
CBS
Nov 26, 2012 7:00am PST
these decisions, and in january, we'll see an economy that will take off. we can focus on the greatness of this country january 1st if we'll go ahead and do the work that we all know we have plenty of time to get done this year. >> senator corker norah o'donnell. >> let's talk about the specifics of your plan. everybody acknowledges you need about $4 trillion in deficit reductions. you don't want to raise taxes, additional revenue by simply capping deductions at $50,000. >> right. >> independent analysis by the tax policy center says that only gets you about $760 billion. it's not enough money. how do you get more revenue? >> well the package that i've laid out has over $1 trillion in revenues that has the 750 you just alluded to but we also do chained cpi, and in that you not only reduce the rate which benefits growth but moves people into brackets more quickly. also social security was set up to capture 90% of the wages in our country. now it's at 84%. move that up gradually through 2050, it generates a lot more revenue. there's over $1 trillion in this package,
FOX
Nov 22, 2012 7:00am PST
entitlement. >> reporter: she says cutting food stamps should not be an option until the economy improves. >> to me, it would be a travesty. >> reporter: congress is expected to take up the proposed food stamp cuts as part of the budget negotiations after the thanksgiving break. in washington, allison burns, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> more than 40 female inmate at a pennsylvania brings son have been treated ford carbon monoxide poisoning. at the prison, officials say at least 40 inmates in a female dormitory became ill. an investigation into the cause has begun. >>> it is 7:19. we're learning new details about saddam hussein bin -- bin ladens burial at sea. the traditional islamic procedures were followed. his body was washed and what happened in a white sheet. it was placed a weighted bag. according to the e-mails, only a small group of leadership on the uss carl vincent was informed the burial, and bin laden was killed by a navy seal team on may 1 last year at his compound in pakistan. >>> chevron just donated surveillance cameras to improve security and fight crime on the 23rd street cor
KRON
Nov 23, 2012 7:00am PST
of the u.s. economy. coming up on tha three alarm fie in san jose and a firefighter with serious injuries as a roof collapses on them. also a story in palo alto and the accident and person was killed and two others in critical condition. it also involved a police car. we have a big traffic backed up. this is one and northbound and palo alto. this collision happened around 6:50 a.m. on embarcadero. the back of the stretch and on most of mountain view and only the oneeft-hand side is open. we will be right back. >> either several people was critical injuries in the state of accident. the police cruisers also at involves completely smashed. look at that car in the front and back end of that vehicle completely drawgone. only the left-hand lane is open letting traffic through. this video coming in from abc seven news. we'll keep following the latest on this accident and the big backup that is continuing. if you're headed to the north even take you 280 as a way around. the investigation will most likely last until about 1 this afternoon. that is the latest estimate from the chp. we of this live
NBC
Nov 21, 2012 5:00am PST
tools available to offset the impact of the economy going over the fiscal cliff. the dow took a hit from hewlett which fell to a low after announcing it took a nearly $9 billion loss due to accounting issues. we do get data out today on unemployment, manufacturing and consumer sentiment. the dow slipping about seven points s points. the nasdaq inched up in yesterday's trade. hostess brand is moving forward with plans to go out of business after last-minute talks with striking workers failed. the two sides were pressed into mediation by a bankruptcy judge in an effort to save more than 18,000 jobs. a court hearing resumes today in new york. hostess which makes twinkies will ask the judge to approve a plan to liquidate the 82-year-old company. back to you. >> all right, have a great thanksgiving. >>> it may be a few days for john mcafee. he is a person of interest in the murder of his neighbor in his adopted home of belize. he said he's run into some kind of trouble, doesn't say what, and he has to move, he says, to a new location. he doesn't actually update the blog itself. he phones it
NBC
Nov 21, 2012 6:00am PST
. ben bernanke says the fed cannot, will not, soften the blow of the economy going over the fiscal cliff. vermont senator patrick leahy this morning did another 180. reversed himself for the second time. in a controversy over the way police read people's e-mail. he at first said his office would craft a new law making it harder for police to see your e-mail without a warrant. this came after the fbi was able to read 10,000 e-mails between several u.s. generals and their lady friends without any warrant or even evidence of a crime. leahy said he'd put a stop to that. then under pressure from law enforcement leahy not only dropped the idea, he wrote a bill that would make easier. then twitter users got upset for that reversal. this morning, the senator said, you know what, never mind. >> ah, guess that's a politician's prerogative. >> 180/180/180. you do the math. >> the ultimate flip-flop. all right, scott, thank you very much. >>> time to check that forecast with meteorologist loren. >> a stark contrast from yesterday. we had quite a bit of rainfall yesterday, overnight. this morning, a
NBC
Nov 23, 2012 6:00pm PST
running. overall, the season is off to a type start, thanks to the snow and the improving economy and pent up demand following a so-so season last year. >> already for thanksgiving day and going into the weekend, we've seen some great crowds. >> reporter: still no top-to-bottom skiing here, so to get back down to the bottom, you have to get on a lift. still, most didn't seem to mind and say if conditions stay like this, they'll be back. >> we're going to make it a habl habit now. >> reporter: homewood resort on the west shore planned to open today but had to push the opening back until december 14. >> if you are going to hit the slopes, this is a great weekend to do it. let's get a check of the forecast. >> that's right. dry conditions, so if you're traveling up to see yara, some smooth sailing. let's get you into today's highs. it was warm out here, near record setting. 71 in santa rosa. 71 in redwood city. santa cruz popping up to 72. and down here in the south bay, 70 in san jose. about 5 to 8 degrees above our averages for this time of the year. numbers dropping to the coldest levels u
NBC
Nov 26, 2012 6:00pm PST
are packed and laptops are coming. >>> it's the sign of an improving economy, we hope. we bring in scott budman. lots of shopping of all kinds. i went to union square and it was packed. >> and that's the best news of all. it doesn't matter how early the malls were open unless a lot of people were willing to spend money. all these numbers are a reflection that we're comfortable shopping online, especially with our mobile devices. you can pretty much boil the shopping world down to this couple we found in a coffee shop. >> i definitely do most of my purchasing online. >> kristen likes to shop from her laptop. >> i try to avoid the mall. it's hectic and saves time. >> i don't do much shopping. when i do i prefer to go to the stores or the malls. i don't know. i guess i'm old school like that. we're happy to say they're making it work. on this cyber monday it seems the new school is making the biggest stride. shoppers more comfortable spending money online than ever. that's almost a three-fold increase already. she points out that it's not just the online shopping world growing so fast. it's
ABC
Nov 21, 2012 4:00pm PST
don't know. maybe i'll tell her next time. >> supermarkets packed. assign, perhaps the economy is improving. >> this line is longer than i've seen it before. >> people had to wait about 45 minutes to pick up orders. >> my hand, i'm going to be singing witness. i'm going to be stinky with ham. -- stingy with ham. bring your own. >> this is the time of the day or night if you will that supermarkets are the busiest. because people come, they get off work, they buy that extra jar of cranberry or sauce, or extra bottle of wine. i, myself i want to tell you went this morning at 8:00 in the morning. you, larry ask carolyn? >> yeah. i was looking for cranberry sauce this afternoon and it was sold out at target. >> there you go. >> i did nothing. >> yes. yes. >> thank you. >> thank you there is plenty of turkey carving going on today at salvation army in san francisco. police officers, firefighters and military personnel helped -- helped cut up 6,000 pounds of the holiday bird. >> mayor ed lee asked to square off against police and fire chiefs it was noncompetitive. they found a winner.
ABC
Nov 24, 2012 5:00am PST
and hopefully it will help the economy downtown. >> on friday we learned natural cancelled all hockey games through mid-december. many are optimistic the sharks will take to the ice before the end of the year. in san jose, colonel bernard. >> y7 news. >> 25,000 people, twice as many as last year, crowded into san francisco's union square for last night's annual tree lighting ceremony. >>> three, two, one! it was the 23rd straight year for the macy's sponsored tree lighting. 33,000 lights. 1100 ornaments cover that 83-foot tree. >>> california's great america in santa clara the second annual global winner wonderland is underway. lights, lanterns and lasers highlight the display. they also have face painters, jugglers, fire dancers and fire eaters. >>> coming up, why they are planning to resume the remains of yasser arafat in a few days. and larry hagman who played on "dallas" has died. ♪ ♪ we were skipping stones ♪ and letting go ♪ over the river and down the road ♪ [ female announcer ] at nature valley, we know nature comes together in amazing ways. that's why we bring together na
ABC
Nov 24, 2012 6:00am PST
it will help the economy in downtown. >> on friday we learned the nhl cancelled all hockey games through mid-december. still many are optimistic the sharks will take to the ice before the end of the year. in san jose, abc7 news. >> 25,000 people, twice as many as last year, crowded into san francisco's union square for last night's annual tree lighting ceremony. >>> three, two, one! it was the 23rd straight year for the macy's sponsored tree lighting. 33,000 lights. 1100 ornaments cover that 83-foot tree. >>> california's great america in santa clara the second annual global winter wonderland is underway. lights, lanterns and lasers highlight the display. they also have face painters, jugglers, fire dancers and fire eaters. >>> coming up, why they are planning to resume the remains of yasser arafat in a few days. [ woman ] ring. ring. progresso. in what world do potatoes, bacon and cheese add up to 100 calories? your world. ♪ [ whispers ] real bacon... creamy cheese... 100 calories... [ chef ] ma'am [ male announcer ] progresso. you gotta taste this soup. of green giant vegetables it's eas
ABC
Nov 24, 2012 8:00am PST
the holidays and enjoy activities together. hopefully it will help the economy here in downtown. >> on friday we learned the nhl cancelled all hockey games through mid-december. many are optimistic the sharks will take to the ice before the end of the year. >> terry: 25,000 people, twice as many as last year crowded into san francisco's union square for the annual tree lighting ceremony. it was a 23rd straight year for the macy's sponsored tree lighting. how many lights? 33,000. how many ornaments 1100. it's 38 feet and it is spectacular and twice as many people as last year. it sounds good. >> lisa: yeah, for the shopping and weather will cooperate or if you are going to shop or temperatures in the 70s at beach. >> shop in shorts. >> lisa: you can do that. we are looking at haze from the sutro camera. still cold up in santa rosa in the 30s. fog up by the delta. mild in the city. we've got it all including rain heading your next. >> terry:, college hoops season, >> terry:, college hoops season, only onelet's play: [ all ] who's new in the fridge! our mystery guest: ensure complete... uh...do
ABC
Nov 25, 2012 6:00am PST
. >> the down economy is hitting nonprofits hard. some of those dedicated to helping others now need a little help themselves. at an event in contra costa county we learned about an organization in richmond's dangerous iron triangle neighborhood. it's a beacon of hope for the homeless and drug addicts across the bay area. >> walk into the doors of the bay area rescue mission and you know right away this isn't your typical center serving the homeless and drug addicted. >> trying to do everything your own is not going to work. you need god. this place offers that. >> you have to have a new mind-set. >> people tell you that you shouldn't do it, but nobody tells you why. i get to be a sounding board for the ladies who have gone through the same things that i have. >> thirty years ago i was a homeless cocaine addict myself. >> when john anderson speaks, they really listen. and it's not just because he went from being a successful businessman. >> at age 29 i spent $65,000 a year on cocaine and my life was falling apart. i walked away from everything and ended up homeless on the streets in san diego
ABC
Nov 25, 2012 9:00am PST
. >> that was abc's john reporting. with the still-struggling economy it's hitting nonprofits hard and some of those dedicated to helping others, not just this time of the year but all year long, now they need a little help themselves. in contra kosta county we learned about a tray angle neighborhood. it's a beacon of hope for the homeless and drug addicts across the bay area. >> walk into the doors of the bay area rescue mission and you know right away this isn't your typical center serving the homeless and drug addicted. >> trying to do everything your own is not going to work. you need god. this place offers that. >> you have to have a new mind-set. >> people tell you that you shouldn't do it, but nobody tells you why. i get to be a sounding board for the ladies who have gone through the same things that i have. >> thirty years ago i was a homeless cocaine addict myself. >> when john anderson speaks, they really listen. and it's not just because he went from being a successful businessman. >> at age 29 i spent $65,000 a year on cocaine and my life was falling apart. i walked away from everything
ABC
Nov 26, 2012 5:00am PST
day one sector of the economy has shown explosive growth probably not the kind of stimulus white house wants to see, people have been buying up guns and ammunition at a frantic pace out of concerns the administration might push ahead new restrictions. newspapers reports gun and ammo sales are twice than this time last year. they fall short of the mad rush to buy firearms after the president was first elected in 2008. gun retailers warn there could be shortages on the horizon in sales continue at their current pace. >>> this week a decision is expected on fate of a popular north bay oyster farm, abc7 news has been reporting on the fight over drake's bay company since 2007. the park service claims the -- harming the environment and they want i closed. the national academy of sciences found the park service environmental review lacks strong scientific support because there wasn't enough data available. interior secretary salazar has the final say his decision is expected within the next few days. drake's bay has been in operation since 1934 and is the last cannery on the west coast. >>> h
ABC
Nov 27, 2012 6:00am PST
in the new year. just released survey shows rents will rise nationally 4.6% next year, stronger economy and lack of new supply are driving recents higher. projected increase as bay area rentals remain higher than the national average in san francisco recents have gone up 7.5% this year, up 8% in san jose. >>> new study says parts of the bay area have a higher than average rate of breast cancer the study from the california breast cancer mapping project the western half of contra costa county, northern alameda and swath of santa clara and san mateo counties have rates 10 to 20% higher than the state average. one possible reason, women in these areas are more likely to be diagnosed earlier and more likely to have private insurance. read more about the study on abc7news.com under see it on tv. >>> 6:11. the new list of cities putting san francisco at the top. >>> black friday isn't just for big boxed retailers animals. the boost gun dealers are reporting. >>> are e-readers on your christmas list? michael finney ahead with which models come out on top. >> >> good morning. low clouds not as
KICU
Nov 21, 2012 11:30pm PST
into the bay economy each year by its operations. critics suggest a mismanaged port can have a very negative effect on the entire bay area. >>> we have developing news out of oakland at this hour. it appears people inside two cars were shooting at each other on highway 580 near seminary. the chp shut down all westbound lanes. officers found two cars riddled with bullet holes at the scene. so far, none of the occupants of the cars have been found. at this point, officers don't know when they will reopen the freeway. >>> a second san francisco sheriff deputy is now facing criminal charges. the charges stem from a confrontation last month. the attorney for deputy green says she tried to intervene in a dispute with her sister. her attorney says she didn't do anything wrong. >> she had a weapon. she's entitled to have a weapon legally. she didn't misuse it. she didn't brandish it. she didn't threaten anybody. >> green is currently assigned to administrative duty. in a completely separate case, another deputy is accused of robbing a bank earlier this month. >>> a search is underway for a man who
KICU
Nov 27, 2012 11:30pm PST
in loans that greece needs to stabilize its economy. greece leaders applauded the deal saying a dark time has ended but the loans will not mean an end to austerity measures including larger taxes and smaller wages. >>> time magazine announced their candidates for person of the year. they named marissa mayer, undocumented immigrants, mohammed morsi, psy is also on the list. and the mars rover is another nominee. the winner will be announced on december 14th. >>> the project now under way to light up the bay bridge. >> plus -- >> the elevated breast cancer risk here in marin county turns out not to be so special. what researchers are discovered around the rest of the bay. >> when our chief meteorologist bill martin comes back, he will explain why the timing for >>> new research released today shows hot spots where the risk for breast cancer is 20 to 23% higher. the majority of those high risk neighbors are right here in the bay area. >> reporter: researchers tracked breast cancer neighborhood by neighborhood and found among the state's highest risks about 80% are neighborhoods in the bay. >
CBS
Nov 20, 2012 6:00pm PST
states. the rates rose in 7 states last month, 6 were unchanged. >>> with the economy inching closer to the "fiscal cliff," it might seem like a bad time for business to bet the farm. but that is exactly what some bay area businesses are doing. cbs 5 reporter mike sugerman shows us they are hoping today's risk will be tomorrow's reward. >> reporter: the company is called jive. these days business is anything but. >> we hired over 100 people throughout the course of 2012. we have opened a new office in san francisco. >> reporter: tony zingale runs the company a social software for the workplace and it's booming not falling off a "fiscal cliff" not concerned with dark clouds over europe. it sees itself on the leading edge of recovery. >> economic downturns always have an up turn at some point and the great companies are the ones that are prepared for that. >> certainly good times in san francisco or they are coming back strong. >> reporter: at the chamber of commerce they point to a lowering unemployment rate and more jobs led by tech, healthcare and tourism. where will they all sleep
CBS
Nov 26, 2012 5:00am PST
morning to you. shopping habits have a ripple effect on the global economy. asian markets were up on the news to record retail numbers. hong kong was unchanged. wall street investors like the packed stores. the dow added 172 points to once again move past the 13,000 mark where the nasdaq finished up 40 points. the holiday shopping season got started in record fashion thanksgiving night and the spending spree lasted through the weekend. a record 247 million shoppers visited stores or web sites over the four day weekend. this is an increase of more than 9% and they spent more than ever before, an estimated $59.1 billion. and retail analysts expect this cyber monday to be the biggest online shopping day of the year. they predict americans will spend one and a half billion dollars online today. that is an includes of 20% over -- increase of 20% over last year. >> did you get a lot of shopping done. >> i did a lot of shopping on friday. i wasn't planning on it. >> she has a new outfit. >> oh, shopping for yourself, are you. >> of course she is. >> i was at cost co, and i noticed that a
CBS
Nov 26, 2012 6:00pm PST
'll be dependent less on the state economy to be able to sustain ourselves. >> reporter: the campus has plenty of room to grow. and a bond measure was just passed that could build new facilities. but the president of the faculty is skeptical the money would cover all expenses and worries that the higher paying foreign students would be at the front of the line when the u.c. begins to select transfer students. all of this has the locals on campus feeling a bit unappreciated. >> life is not, fair. life is not fair. but it kind of seems like they are chasing the dollar rather than the education. >> reporter: but these days dollars and education cannot be separated. it is an economics lesson everyone is learning, even those who can't get into the class. in fairfield, john ramos, cbs 5. >>> still ahead, how the lure of black friday deals in the bay area led to the arrest of an accused killer. >>> it is all fun and games until someone gets hurt. >> why the number of injuries from bounce houses have taken such a big jump. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 18-year-old jacob haro was >>> morgan hill police hit wal- mart
FOX
Nov 21, 2012 5:00am PST
to increase by 2% compared to last year. the economy parking lot is expected to fill up quickly. that costs $15 a day. airport officials say travelers can park in daily lots four and six and have discounted the parking there to $1 a day. they also have shuttles that will take passengers back and forth here to the terminals. and again, we just checked the flights here and everything so far is running on time. we're going to a little bit later in the morning we will check out what it looks like at terminal b. reporting live from san jose janine de la vega. >> and for continuing storm and travel coverage down load the ktvu app on your smart phone or ipad. >>> time is 5:35. a very busy day also expected in oakland international airport and port of oakland. workers will be making up for lost time following yesterday's strike. here is some of the video from yesterday's picket line as airport food and beverage workers join the port striking clary call clerical workers and janitors. yesterday as you know was one of the busiest days before the thanksgiving holiday. we're hearing good news now after
FOX
Nov 23, 2012 6:00am PST
unofficially started. when you talk about the importance of a day like today retail key chunk of the economy accounting for about 70% of of it. how much people will spend because what they spend in november and december accounts for about 40% of the retarial -- retailers annual revenue. >> it's big. we'll smile and say good morning, to you. thank you for joining us here. it is friday, november 23rd i'm dave clark. >> and i'm claudine wong. pam cook has the morning off. your time is 6:30. >>> and happening right now would you believe shopping centers all over the bay area are packed. people trying to get their hands on big black friday deals. alex savidge is live at the westfield mall in san francisco. you've been on this since 4:30 this morning. what is happening out there now? >> reporter: well still a lot of people out here up early looking for the black friday deals trying to beat everyone out here at the stores and snap up all those bargains. this is one of the hot spots. westfield shopping center in downtown san francisco. you can take a look here. they even posted a sign on the front d
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